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Dr Yu Wang

Patent Attorney Trainee
Chemist

As a trainee patent attorney at Maiwald, Yu Wang’s responsibilities include German and European patent prosecution, particularly matters related to the protection and enforcement of IP rights in the fields of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, physics and chemistry. Her professional expertise was acquired in the course of her research activities at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry. While working on her dissertation there she developed and established the application of a microfluidic detection system for characterizing biochemical processes.

Yu is co-author of several scientific publications in the areas of lab-on-a-chip, biophysical and biochemical analytics.  She also has a grounding Chinese patent protection law.

Career

Since 2018

Trainee patent attorney at Maiwald

2017-2018

Trainee patent attorney at an IP law firm

2015-2017

Consultant at a technical consulting company

2014-2015

Research associate at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry

Education

Since 2018

Studying law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen

2009-2013

Doctoral degree in biophysics from the University of Göttingen (doctoral research at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry)

2003-2008

Studied chemistry at the University of Göttingen

Services
  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
Memberships
  • VDI
Languages

Chinese, German, English